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Scafell Pike – Sun 21st Oct 2018 – Callout 57 in 2018

We were called by Police for 2 walkers reporting themselves lost whilst trying to descend Scafell Pike. It was initially difficult to re-contact them back to establish their location but once contact was made they re-traced their steps back to Scafell Pike summit where they were met by a team member who was out walking with friends and they walked them back to Brackenclose with support from other team members lower down.

Incident Type
Location Scafell Pike

Incident started at 12:07 and ended at 16:30 making 4.4 hrs in total. There were 10 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY 2161 0707 (959m). Total man hours: 44

Permanent link to this article: https://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/scafell-pike-sun-21st-oct-2018/